Head of the Department of the Crimean University was punished for half a million dollars for a bribe

Заведующую кафедрой крымского вуза наказали на полмиллиона за взятку

Railway district court of Simferopol recognized head of the Department of the state educational institution is guilty of receiving a bribe for illegal actions. About it reported in a press-service of management of Judicial Department in the Republic of Crimea.

The Professor received a bribe in the sum of 64 thousand roubles from the head of group educational institutions for the nomination of sixteen students positive ratings for the protection of the course work, without an actual knowledge test.

In this case, the circumstances mitigating the punishment, the court recognized the active contribution to the investigation of the offence, admission of guilt and remorse.

Also, the court took into account the lack of prior convictions and aggravating circumstances, only positive characteristics of the defendant, and that teaching and scientific activities is the only source of income.

The court has appointed punishment in the form of a fine in the amount of 500 thousand rubles, with deprivation of the right to engage in educational activities for a period of 6 months.

Verdict in force has not entered.